Tiny three millimeters wide beads are being used to protect and help coral reefs that have been effected by oxybenzone, a chemical used in sunblock and other products that has damaging effects of the reefs. The beads are made from a biodegradable mix of algae and chitosan and can be magnetically harvested and reused.

Value for Dubai

Technology such as these small beads can help to protect Dubai‚Äôs marine life and and underwater environment along the gulf coast from the harmful oxybenzone chemical.